The Department of Accounting. Finance and Entrepreneurship at Jackson State University is inviting applications for an Endowed Chair in Accounting. We seek an individual with a distinguished scholarly’ research record and renowned reputation in the field of accounting.
The Chair is expected to mentor Ph.D. students and junior faculty and develop a broad-based accounting curriculum that engages multiple parts of the university. While the focus of the Chair will be primarily academic, the Chair will engage in institution-building by collaborating with organizations and individuals both within and outside the university. Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service.
Ph.D. or DBA from an AACSB-accredited institution in Accounting or other closely-related business fields with a documented scholarship in Accounting.Minimum Required Experience
A sustained record of publishing in top tier accounting journals and proven teaching excellence at all levels.Minimum Required Licenses and/or Certifications
Professional certifications (particularly CPA) are highly valued.Qualifications
See preferred qualifications.Job Duties and Responsibilities
Jackson State University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.Background Check Statement
Jackson State University is committed to providing a safe campus. JSU conducts background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include reference checks, criminal history/record check and when appropriate a credit report or driving history report.Open Date 06/05/2020 Close Date Open Until Filled (overrides close field) Yes Special Instructions to Applicants
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